Kindergarten Readiness Skills

Developmental Skills

  1. Knows first and last name.
  2. Puts on own coat/sweater.
  3. Ties shoes or wears Velcro shoes.
  4. Buckles, snaps, and zippers own clothing.
  5. Uses scissors.

Social Development

  1. Uses words to communicate and express feelings.
  2. Cooperates with peers and adults.
  3. Shares with peers.
  4. Listens and focuses when someone is speaking.
  5. Follows simple directions.
  6. Is able to transition from one activity to another.

Language and Reading Skills

  1. Speaks clearly, using knowledge of grammar.
  2. Uses increasingly complex vocabulary.
  3. Recognizes own name in print.
  4. Writes own name.
  5. Knows how to hold a pencil.
  6. Identifies most of the letters in the alphabet by name- capital and lower case.
  7. Draws pictures and writes letters without scribbling.
  8. Identifies and names rhyming words.
  9. Shows an interest in stories.
  10. Retells a simple story.
  11. Compares and contrasts pictures
  12. Matches pictures and words

Number and Math Skills

  1. Recognizes basic shapes.
  2. Identifies colors.
  3. Counts to 20 or higher.
  4. Identifies numbers to 10 or more.
  5. Compares objects and sets of objects.
Calendar
May 26
8th grade dinner dance
May 26
Yearbook signing and 7th/8th grade wiffle ball game (free free dress - baseball theme; dismissal at 12:00pm
May 29
Memorial Day - NO SCHOOL
Jun 02
First Friday Mass 11am; Dismissal at noon
Jun 02
8th grade graduation; 5pm
Jun 08
Craft Play Day; dismissal at 12:30pm
Jun 09
Last day of school (grades K - 7); mass 9:30am; dismissal at 10:30am
Jun 12
- Jun 15
Office hours 9am - 1pm
Jun 16
Office closed
Jun 19
- Jun 22
Office hours 9am - 1pm
Jun 23
Office closed
Jun 26
- Jun 29
Office hours 9am - 1pm
Jun 30
Office closed
Jul 01
- Jul 31
Office closed

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